Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 21 Apr 2018 16:14:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Blinking Helmet Lights. http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinking-Helmet-Lights/
Blinking Helmet Lights. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/2EAR/JE4KQRKE/FL92EARJE4KQRKE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/2EAR/JE4KQRKE/FL92EARJE4KQRKE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/2EAR/JE4KQRKE/FL92EARJE4KQRKE.SMALL.jpg ErickS75 Hi, this is my first Instructables post, I hope you like.My project is a simple blinking light for a bicycle helmet, the most complicated part is how to adapt the modules used to the helmet.I don't have a perfect English, sorry if something is not understandable. The Parts. I used the next module...
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Thu, 1 Mar 2018 08:58:52 PST
Bike Camper 66 Lb and Other Examples http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Camper-66-Lb-and-Other-Examples/
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Thu, 1 Mar 2018 04:22:50 PST
Bicycle Steel Frame Overhaul http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Steel-Frame-Overhaul/
Bicycle Steel Frame Overhaul - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/48OB/JE4KKUTS/F0648OBJE4KKUTS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/48OB/JE4KKUTS/F0648OBJE4KKUTS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/48OB/JE4KKUTS/F0648OBJE4KKUTS.SMALL.jpg cronosamv Greetings fellow members,It's been a very long while since I posted an Instructable, the reason being that most of the DIYs I've done so far have been left incomplete so I took the opportunity of posting this one since it's my most recent and also complete.History: As we grow, we all have these memo...
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Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:51:40 PST
Rear Steered Adaptive Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Rear-Steered-Adaptive-Trike/
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Sun, 25 Feb 2018 22:53:41 PST
Pvc Bike Luggage Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Pvc-Bike-Luggage-Bag/
Pvc Bike Luggage Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F07/W7ZV/JDYUVQ1B/F07W7ZVJDYUVQ1B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F07/W7ZV/JDYUVQ1B/F07W7ZVJDYUVQ1B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F07/W7ZV/JDYUVQ1B/F07W7ZVJDYUVQ1B.SMALL.jpg brazerio Waterproof (from above) Heated,cut,pierce the folding of the pvc bars is done with the torch, I cheated..I took the pvc bars that I cut into a trash. Pierce With the soldering iron (be careful with the fumes!) to have the right size and even screw the screws of-in. Cut The four corners so t...
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Sun, 25 Feb 2018 05:45:36 PST
Quadricycle One or Two Place http://www.instructables.com/id/Quadricycle-One-or-Two-Place/
Quadricycle One or Two Place - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/49TU/JDYUQ7C3/FPM49TUJDYUQ7C3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/49TU/JDYUQ7C3/FPM49TUJDYUQ7C3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/49TU/JDYUQ7C3/FPM49TUJDYUQ7C3.SMALL.jpg brazerio recover the metal fine enough (for transport) and sturdy enough not to break (test a two by jumping on the bike after welding!) The welding the welding is done with the MiG without gas, thought has well stripped the places to weld (metallic brush or disqueuse), and hit on the solder just after ...
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Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:12:23 PST
Drift Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Drift-Trike-2/
Drift Trike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/TPAN/JD4UM2IN/FBKTPANJD4UM2IN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/TPAN/JD4UM2IN/FBKTPANJD4UM2IN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/TPAN/JD4UM2IN/FBKTPANJD4UM2IN.SMALL.jpg schwabie19 In this instructable you will learn how to craft a nimble and fast drift trike from start to finish with no issues at all. Soon you will be tearing up the streets on the coolest trike you have ever seen. Materials and Tools Required Materials:- A bike, Around 22 feet of 1 ¼ inch square tubing, 21...
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Sat, 3 Feb 2018 10:05:41 PST
Simple Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bicycle-Trailer/
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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:04:17 PST
50+ Mph E-Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Mph-E-Bike/
50+ Mph E-Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/W0SG/JCKUQ07Y/FELW0SGJCKUQ07Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/W0SG/JCKUQ07Y/FELW0SGJCKUQ07Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/W0SG/JCKUQ07Y/FELW0SGJCKUQ07Y.SMALL.jpg lukeg22woo Hi! My name is Luke and I built a really fast electric bicycle that I also use as a replacement for my car! Don't worry if you don't know much about bikes or electronics...I don't either. I'll do my best to make this Instructable readable for everyone that's interested.What is an E-bike, you ask? It...
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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:47:32 PST
Bike Trailer Conversion: Kid to Cargo (with 3-Axis Caster Hitch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-Conversion-Kid-to-Cargo-with-3-Axis-C/
Bike Trailer Conversion: Kid to Cargo (with 3-Axis Caster Hitch) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/WSPW/JCKUYOYX/FTMWSPWJCKUYOYX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/WSPW/JCKUYOYX/FTMWSPWJCKUYOYX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/WSPW/JCKUYOYX/FTMWSPWJCKUYOYX.SMALL.jpg PointyOintment I have no car, and it's difficult to take large cargo on the bus or train, so I decided I needed a bike trailer. I've been getting around almost exclusively by bike for about seven months now, working on this trailer on and off during that time, and just recently completed it. I used it to transport...
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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:46:22 PST
How to Build a Car Tire Unicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Car-Tire-Unicycle/
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Sat, 20 Jan 2018 18:29:32 PST
DIY Electric BMX http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-BMX/
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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:05:31 PST
How to Stud a Fatbike Tire (with or without Pockets) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Stud-a-Fatbike-Tire-with-or-Without-Pockets/
How to Stud a Fatbike Tire (with or without Pockets) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/GLPZ/JBWJY8JU/F1YGLPZJBWJY8JU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/GLPZ/JBWJY8JU/F1YGLPZJBWJY8JU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/GLPZ/JBWJY8JU/F1YGLPZJBWJY8JU.SMALL.jpg JerryD73 If you're in the market for fat bike tires that will keep you upright on ice, you've done some researching and have learned that these tires are priced substantially high. That's not without reason, as there is a great deal of R&D into these tires, but you've landed here nonetheless.This article wil...
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Mon, 1 Jan 2018 14:46:16 PST
Flatbed Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Flatbed-Bicycle-Trailer/
Flatbed Bicycle Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/1U9A/JBWJWMF7/FW01U9AJBWJWMF7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/1U9A/JBWJWMF7/FW01U9AJBWJWMF7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/1U9A/JBWJWMF7/FW01U9AJBWJWMF7.SMALL.jpg Tsanabe A bicycle trailer is a great way to increase the carrying capacity of a bicycle. This tutorial will show how to create a flatbed bicycle trailer using recycled items without the need to weld. Repurpose Items Destined for the Landfill I picked up an old baby stroller that was well used but no long...
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Tue, 2 Jan 2018 04:21:53 PST
Bicycle Tail Light With Brake Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Tail-Light-With-Brake-Light/
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Mon, 1 Jan 2018 09:35:32 PST
Improve Your Bike Lock With an Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-Your-Bike-Lock-With-an-Alarm/
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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:01:12 PST
Bicycle Baggage Net From Old Inner Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Baggage-Net-From-Old-Inner-Tube/
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Sun, 10 Dec 2017 12:13:27 PST
Bicycle Themed Deer Antler Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Themed-Deer-Antler-Mount/
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 22:41:08 PST
Installing Road Bicycle Bottom Bracket http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Road-Bicycle-Bottom-Bracket/
Installing Road Bicycle Bottom Bracket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FND/SDXC/JAMU2SVU/FNDSDXCJAMU2SVU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FND/SDXC/JAMU2SVU/FNDSDXCJAMU2SVU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FND/SDXC/JAMU2SVU/FNDSDXCJAMU2SVU.SMALL.jpg Jaliss Generally if your bottom bracket is creaking or crunchy when cranking up a hill then it's time for a new bottom bracket. I learned everything I need to know about bottom brackets from Sheldon Brown and his website is here. Right Tools for the Job Look up what model bottom bracket you are going to...
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 01:19:29 PST
DIY Electric Bike // Bionx Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Bike-Bionx-Conversion/
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Mon, 27 Nov 2017 13:16:33 PST
3D Printed Bike Light Cheap and Lifelong V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Bike-Light-Cheap-and-Lifelong-V2/
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Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:34:02 PST
Wheel-downsize Brake Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheel-downsize-Brake-Adapter/
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:51:39 PST
Fly6 Gen 3 Clip Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Fly6-Gen-3-Clip-Strap/
Fly6 Gen 3 Clip Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5W91/J9YJARS7/F9P5W91J9YJARS7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5W91/J9YJARS7/F9P5W91J9YJARS7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5W91/J9YJARS7/F9P5W91J9YJARS7.SMALL.jpg irish_psycho What I have is not the Cycliq fly6 camera light but rather an almost carbon copy. This was for sale in Aldi UK/Ireland a few months ago and from what I have read is practically the same. Even the flaky Velcro strap which seems to be more suitable if leaving the camera strapped to the seat post but n...
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:47:52 PST
Make Your Bicycle Sound Like a Motor Cycle - Turbo Spoke - Twin Version http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Turbo-Spoke-Twin-Version/
Make Your Bicycle Sound Like a Motor Cycle - Turbo Spoke - Twin Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/1YGX/J8UH2EQD/F321YGXJ8UH2EQD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/1YGX/J8UH2EQD/F321YGXJ8UH2EQD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/1YGX/J8UH2EQD/F321YGXJ8UH2EQD.SMALL.jpg ursus thibetanus A simple DIY project The Initial Setup an L angle was welded to the bicycle.measurements given are indicative. pl improvise according to your need for the bicycle dimensions The Resonance Duct and Amplifier I took a 32 mm pvc L angle coupler and took two small pieces of 32 mm pvc tube. refer ...
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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:36:13 PDT
Wooden Downhill Racers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Downhill-Racers/
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:04:37 PDT
CAR HORN ON a BICYKLE http://www.instructables.com/id/CAR-HORN-ON-a-BICYKLE/
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 21:42:44 PDT
Urban Bike Trailer, a Cheap Alternative http://www.instructables.com/id/Urban-Bike-Trailer-a-Cheap-Alternative/
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 14:48:25 PDT
PVC Bicycle Luggage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Bicycle-Luggage-Rack/
PVC Bicycle Luggage Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/R7BJ/J8F676J2/F8FR7BJJ8F676J2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/R7BJ/J8F676J2/F8FR7BJJ8F676J2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/R7BJ/J8F676J2/F8FR7BJJ8F676J2.SMALL.jpg D.A.N A PVC luggage rack for bicycles that doesn't rely on mounting points on the frame. Background As you can see from the picture, my road bike does not support bolt on pannier racks. While I could buy rack that would get around this, they are more expensive than I'd like. Given great success I've ha...
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Sun, 8 Oct 2017 19:23:06 PDT
How to Change an Inner Tube on a Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-an-Inner-Tube-on-a-Bike/
How to Change an Inner Tube on a Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F98/UX4T/J8F5Q44O/F98UX4TJ8F5Q44O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F98/UX4T/J8F5Q44O/F98UX4TJ8F5Q44O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F98/UX4T/J8F5Q44O/F98UX4TJ8F5Q44O.SMALL.jpg eng249grp5 Disclaimer: Not all bikes are the same. This Instructable uses a road bike. You may need to follow slightly different instructions in order to remove the wheels from the bike.Tools Required: Screwdrivers / Bike Tyre Lever Wrench Replacement Inner tube Air pumpSafety Info: Be careful while dealing m...
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 13:28:57 PDT
Split Bicycle Frame for Travelling http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Bicycle-Frame-for-Travelling/
Split Bicycle Frame for Travelling - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/NCS4/J8AGQ6TT/FBUNCS4J8AGQ6TT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/NCS4/J8AGQ6TT/FBUNCS4J8AGQ6TT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/NCS4/J8AGQ6TT/FBUNCS4J8AGQ6TT.SMALL.jpg PeterM500 I have been taking my bike on planes for more then 2 decades now - unfortunately airline restrictions are getting harsher and harsher and as a result it is very difficult getting away without paying extra fees due to the size of the packed bike. It is unfortunately also getting more and more difficu...
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Wed, 4 Oct 2017 12:07:02 PDT
Seated Segway, or "eB2" (electric Biped Version 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Seated-Segway-or-eB2-electric-Biped-Version-2/
Seated Segway, or "eB2" (electric Biped Version 2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/E7AL/J8AGRVF9/FWTE7ALJ8AGRVF9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/E7AL/J8AGRVF9/FWTE7ALJ8AGRVF9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/E7AL/J8AGRVF9/FWTE7ALJ8AGRVF9.SMALL.jpg flax101 These instructions show how to build a seat to fit onto a commercially available electric self-balancing scooter. I designed this device for myself and others who have problems with walking and standing. It takes the place of a wheelchair in a much smaller and lighter package, however, it does not ...
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Tue, 3 Oct 2017 21:23:48 PDT
Replacing the Battery in Bontragers Ion 700 Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Battery-in-Bontragers-Ion-700-Bike-L/
Replacing the Battery in Bontragers Ion 700 Bike Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/APTF/J86HPS0F/FEEAPTFJ86HPS0F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/APTF/J86HPS0F/FEEAPTFJ86HPS0F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/APTF/J86HPS0F/FEEAPTFJ86HPS0F.SMALL.jpg fireballxl5 My Bontrager ion 700 headlight is a few years old and it stopped working suddenly after a long ride. The price to replace it with a new unit is in the $90-$100 range, so as with previous Instructables that I've done, I decided a DIY solution was in order. A battery, that is close to the same dimensi...
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Sun, 1 Oct 2017 17:48:26 PDT
3D printed solar bike light for less than 2$ http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Solar-Bike-Light-for-Less-Than-2/
3D printed solar bike light for less than 2$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/RM7J/J7MFEOQL/FG6RM7JJ7MFEOQL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/RM7J/J7MFEOQL/FG6RM7JJ7MFEOQL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/RM7J/J7MFEOQL/FG6RM7JJ7MFEOQL.SMALL.jpg Alex Pop Hi everyone !Because i met this solar bird in a dollar shop and I needed a front bike light I decided to build my own solar bike light for less than 10 box !So here are the steps to do it. It took me about 2 hours to build it.Ready ? Go ! Materials What you'll need is :- a small piu piu or any s...
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 20:43:49 PDT
Weldless Front Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Weldless-Front-Bike-Rack/
Weldless Front Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/D09V/J7GGI34D/FWGD09VJ7GGI34D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/D09V/J7GGI34D/FWGD09VJ7GGI34D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/D09V/J7GGI34D/FWGD09VJ7GGI34D.SMALL.jpg Ben Sydney This is how to make a sturdy, yet stylish, DIY front bike rack. It doesn't require any welding, specialist metalwork tools, or particularly much skill! I've put a wooden box on mine, but the principles are the same if you wanted to make a flat-deck porteur rack or use a basket.I've long wanted a h...
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Wed, 13 Sep 2017 14:21:45 PDT
Folding Cart for Your Bicycle or Shopping When Walking to the Market http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Biking-Shopping-Cart/
Folding Cart for Your Bicycle or Shopping When Walking to the Market - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/6RFG/J79HEEG5/FZU6RFGJ79HEEG5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/6RFG/J79HEEG5/FZU6RFGJ79HEEG5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/6RFG/J79HEEG5/FZU6RFGJ79HEEG5.SMALL.jpg Krwhome Walking Biking Shopping CartI started this build over 2.5 years ago I needed a bike cart that did not take up my entire garage it had to hold at least 30 lbs I have easily hit 50 lbs its very strong and rugged . About 6 months ago I started walking for exercise and weight loss so I added a handle a...
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Thu, 7 Sep 2017 08:11:24 PDT
Batman Bi-Ken Kickscooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Bi-Ken-Kickscooter/
Batman Bi-Ken Kickscooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/0VWF/J6QR2P52/FUD0VWFJ6QR2P52.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/0VWF/J6QR2P52/FUD0VWFJ6QR2P52.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/0VWF/J6QR2P52/FUD0VWFJ6QR2P52.SMALL.jpg GadgetmanKen Hey fans, I've built another kickscooter. Its not gas powered this time. Its a convertible two position kickscooter. It flips from a standard kickscooter, to a balance bike kickscooter. It does this by pulling a pin, and flipping the frame, then re-inserting the pin. I had entered it in a invention...
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 08:17:50 PDT
Bicycle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Lights/
Bicycle Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/IQHJ/J6QQOMAW/FIHIQHJJ6QQOMAW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/IQHJ/J6QQOMAW/FIHIQHJJ6QQOMAW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/IQHJ/J6QQOMAW/FIHIQHJJ6QQOMAW.SMALL.jpg Ashwin Suresh Hello Everyone!!! Today I am going to show you how to make a bicycle light using everyday materials. Tools Required Here is a list of the tools which you would require to make the project: Ruler Scissor CutterElectric tape Glue Materials Required Here is a list of the materials which you would...
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:13:42 PDT
Messenger Bag Anti-slip Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Messenger-Bag-Anti-slip-Strap/
Messenger Bag Anti-slip Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/3ZAJ/J6MGJJPH/FRM3ZAJJ6MGJJPH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/3ZAJ/J6MGJJPH/FRM3ZAJJ6MGJJPH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/3ZAJ/J6MGJJPH/FRM3ZAJJ6MGJJPH.SMALL.jpg Tinkerchimp I have a canvas messenger bag that I use to carry my paperwork. I like it because it’s versatile, and can look formal or casual depending on the outfit. The problem is, it slips when I cycle with it, and I end up banging it with my knee as I pedal. I decided to fashion a strap that I could clip on s...
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 10:28:44 PDT
Bicycle Helmet Rearview Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Helmet-Rearview-Mirror/
Bicycle Helmet Rearview Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/VISN/J6B0MUOX/FHZVISNJ6B0MUOX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/VISN/J6B0MUOX/FHZVISNJ6B0MUOX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/VISN/J6B0MUOX/FHZVISNJ6B0MUOX.SMALL.jpg Tsanabe A bike ride is one of the most pleasurable experiences to be had outdoors. A bicycle helmet and rearview mirror are essentials that make cycling safe.Bicycle rearview mirrors come in many forms. This tutorial will show how easy it is to make a bicycle rearview mirror that attaches to the brim of a b...
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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 15:00:38 PDT
Restore Bicycle Disk Brake Pads http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-Bicycle-Disk-Brake-Pads/
Restore Bicycle Disk Brake Pads - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/1TW0/J67493Z2/FPQ1TW0J67493Z2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/1TW0/J67493Z2/FPQ1TW0J67493Z2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/1TW0/J67493Z2/FPQ1TW0J67493Z2.SMALL.jpg TheKitMurkit. This is how to get cheap and acceptable brake pads for your mountain bike disk brakes. Find the braking material Probably you can buy some of various types of braking material in automotive stores.But I just got an old used braking pad from automobile and sawed off some of material with angle gri...
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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 09:38:36 PDT
Bike --> Electric Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Electric-Bike/
Bike --> Electric Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/PMHE/J63V2EP6/FADPMHEJ63V2EP6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/PMHE/J63V2EP6/FADPMHEJ63V2EP6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/PMHE/J63V2EP6/FADPMHEJ63V2EP6.SMALL.jpg Nate Lu Many people buy their electric bikes, but few realize that they are quite easy to make. This Ebike is a project that pays off well and can go at a consistent speed of 16 mph for around 6 miles nonstop. You will learn how to modify your bike into an Electric bike. While you would normally have to buy...
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Wed, 9 Aug 2017 09:46:08 PDT
Garmin Edge Broken Tab Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Garmin-Edge-Broken-Tab-Repair/
Garmin Edge Broken Tab Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/68PP/J5SFWQCQ/F9D68PPJ5SFWQCQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/68PP/J5SFWQCQ/F9D68PPJ5SFWQCQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/68PP/J5SFWQCQ/F9D68PPJ5SFWQCQ.SMALL.jpg all_thumbs Broken by Design was my second choice title for this instructable. Garmin has managed to design a quarter turn attachment, which simply does not stand up to the rigours of normal use. If you sniff around on the net, you will quickly find out that a) this problem is old, b) common, and c) Garmin show...
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 13:05:32 PDT
Bicycle Sidecar/Велосипедная Коляска http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-SidecarВелосипедная-Коляска/
Bicycle Sidecar/Велосипедная Коляска - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/87FI/J5MQWXCO/FFM87FIJ5MQWXCO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/87FI/J5MQWXCO/FFM87FIJ5MQWXCO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/87FI/J5MQWXCO/FFM87FIJ5MQWXCO.SMALL.jpg ВладиславМ5 Боковая коляска для велосипеда и перевозки в ней ребенка до 30гк. Шаг 1. Зачем Все Это?! Полтора года назад у меня родился второй сын. Летом прошлого года мне на глаза попались фото колясок Watsonian sidecar. После этого я загорелся идеей сделать что-то подобное.Ну вот сын начал ходить, и я решил...
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 06:02:27 PDT
3D Printed Phone Mount for Cycling http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Phone-Mount-for-Cycling/
3D Printed Phone Mount for Cycling - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/ZPVX/J5K6V69F/FH7ZPVXJ5K6V69F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/ZPVX/J5K6V69F/FH7ZPVXJ5K6V69F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/ZPVX/J5K6V69F/FH7ZPVXJ5K6V69F.SMALL.jpg RedRoo42 Hello everyone, this is my first Instructable, and my first time 3D printing an actual project as well, so I hope you enjoy, and feel free to critique/ask questions. Please vote for me in the First Time Author Contest and the Outside Contest if you like the project!The premise:Over the summer, my sc...
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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 09:53:23 PDT
Bike Rack From an Old Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Rack-From-an-Old-Door/
Bike Rack From an Old Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/BYWS/J52Q8LWG/FSCBYWSJ52Q8LWG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/BYWS/J52Q8LWG/FSCBYWSJ52Q8LWG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/BYWS/J52Q8LWG/FSCBYWSJ52Q8LWG.SMALL.jpg LydiaH19 My patio was barely navigable because the bikes had taken over. I made this bike rack with an old chicken coop door and some scrap wood. I am not a master builder. It is not perfect by any means, but it works and I am proud of it. Maybe it will give you some ideas about what you could reuse. Mater...
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Sun, 16 Jul 2017 12:00:58 PDT
How to Make a Pallet Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Pallet-Bike-Rack/
How to Make a Pallet Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/U4VS/J52Q36JZ/FAIU4VSJ52Q36JZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/U4VS/J52Q36JZ/FAIU4VSJ52Q36JZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/U4VS/J52Q36JZ/FAIU4VSJ52Q36JZ.SMALL.jpg timcarlielle Hey everyone! Lately I've been on a bit of a binge trying to come up with as many pallet project ideas as I can, and this is one that was super easy to do but also extremely practical! My household has a number of bikes that get ridden frequently, and until now we had no storage solution other than ...
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:12:46 PDT
Cyclist Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyclist-Belt/
Cyclist Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/5JOF/J4YFUKSG/FB25JOFJ4YFUKSG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/5JOF/J4YFUKSG/FB25JOFJ4YFUKSG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/5JOF/J4YFUKSG/FB25JOFJ4YFUKSG.SMALL.jpg AntonioF127 When riding a bike, visibility means safety.This belt is easy and cheap to make, it improves the visibility of cyclists, especially useful for bike commuters who appreciate handy and lightweight accessories, you can carry it as a regular belt when not using the bike. The belt is convenient as you ca...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 10:29:02 PDT
Vibration Isolation Handlebars http://www.instructables.com/id/Vibration-Isolation-Bike-Handlebars/
Vibration Isolation Handlebars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/B314/J4YFOS9A/F84B314J4YFOS9A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/B314/J4YFOS9A/F84B314J4YFOS9A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/B314/J4YFOS9A/F84B314J4YFOS9A.SMALL.jpg isolate.it Gliding peacefully down a freshly paved road have you ever come across a patch of road that can be described as less than perfect? If you aren't riding along perfectly flat and clean roads, you may be absorbing a great deal of vibrations through your arms and causing yourself unnecessary discomfort....
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 08:16:11 PDT
Awesome Bike Customization http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Bike-Customization/
Awesome Bike Customization - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/VV47/J4OFXQRG/FXXVV47J4OFXQRG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/VV47/J4OFXQRG/FXXVV47J4OFXQRG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/VV47/J4OFXQRG/FXXVV47J4OFXQRG.SMALL.jpg Maanav. Hi friends I'm writing this instructables show how I change my old bike into a new and powerful beastIt was pretty simple and looked better than a readymade costly cycle though it was made for one tenth of the cost of a nice cycle.Pkease Vote for this Instructable to help me bring better Instructabl...
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Thu, 6 Jul 2017 07:22:50 PDT
Bicycle Parking Brake - Simple, Free, Effective http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Parking-Brake-Simple-Free-Effective/
Bicycle Parking Brake - Simple, Free, Effective - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/AHUH/J4IQ8K77/F3CAHUHJ4IQ8K77.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/AHUH/J4IQ8K77/F3CAHUHJ4IQ8K77.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/AHUH/J4IQ8K77/F3CAHUHJ4IQ8K77.SMALL.jpg Alainthechef It is always difficult to park your bike on a hill or slope because it tends to start rolling away before you can get anything done. You can wedge it against something, like a curb or jam it into a wall but this risks scratching your lovely bike's paint work or handlebars.I found a similar problem w...
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Mon, 3 Jul 2017 03:55:47 PDT